Tanzania Discovery

Arusha | Tarangire | Serengeti | Ngorongoro

A popular safari offering a great introduction to the country's fantastic wildlife and scenic heritage. You will stay in comfortable lodges and visit the rolling grass plains of the Serengeti, the ancient baobab trees of Tarangire National park and Ngorongoro Crater.  

Safari Highlights 

  • Elephants in Tarangire 
  • Game drive in Ngorongoro Crater 
  • Free time in Arusha 
  • Incredible wildlife 
  • 4WD game drives 
  • Great photo opportunities 

Day 1 -  On arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport you will be met and transferred to your lodge with the rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy your surroundings.  

A charming boutique hotel within walking distance of Arusha town centre.  The 29 guest rooms are individually decorated using African materials and local art.  

Overnight at African Tulip Hotel   

Day 2 -  After breakfast travel to Tarangire, a journey of approximately 3 ½ hours. Take a game drive in the National Park where you can see the ancient baobab trees and the resident elephant population. Your lodge is tucked away in the trees and the grounds are home to over 400 bird species. Take some time to enjoy your surroundings, the lush forest is a complete contrast to the arid plains elsewhere.

Built to blend in with the vastness of its surroundings, Tarangire Sopa Lodge lies hidden among the kopjes, ancient baobab and grasses of the park. Numerous elephants can often be seen around the lodge, allowing visitors a close encounter. The comfortable rooms are housed in buildings with conical roofs and there is an outdoor pool to cool off in on those hot afternoons.   

Overnight at Tarangire Sopa Lodge. 

Day 3 -  Enjoy a game drive enroute out of the park as you head towards the Ngorongoro in time for lunch. Pass through areas that are home to a whole array of big game and a wild unkempt beauty. In the afternoon continue into the Serengeti watching out for the wide variety of game and predators, before arriving at your lodge for dinner and overnight. 

Serengeti Sopa Lodge overlooks the plains of the south-western Serengeti and offers African inspired rooms each with a verandah for enjoying the views and watching the spectacular sunset. 

Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.  

Day 4 -  Spend the whole day on a game drive in the fabled Serengeti with its wide open spaces and seemingly endless game it not hard to see what it is a favourite with wildlife enthusiasts from around the world. Return to your lodge in the evening to share your big game adventures with your fellow travellers. 

Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.  

Day 5 -  After an early morning game drive in the Serengeti head towards Ngorongoro Crater a place of diverse scenery and rich in wildlife. On arrival the afternoon is free to enjoy the amazing scenery and lodge facilities. 

Facing the often magnificent sunsets to the west, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is located 2,375 metres up on the eastern rim of the crater and enjoys unparalleled views across this enormous caldera. The rooms are themed around traditional circular houses with conical roofs and decorated with rich woodcarvings and sculptures. 

Overnight Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge   

Day 6 - 
Spend the day exploring this enormous volcanic crater which is probably one of the most visually stunning places in Africa. It is home to an amazingly rich mix of wildlife including lion, elephant and the very rare black rhino. Take in the diversity of the landscape with grasslands, lakes, forests and swamps. It's not hard to see why this is considered to be one of the wonders of the natural world. 

Overnight Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge  

Day 7 -  Make an early start for Arusha where time permitting you can have lunch before catching your onward flight home or perhaps spend a few days relaxing on a tropical beach. 

7 day discovery from £2119

Departs Monday. Price includes en-suite accommodation, game drives and all meals, based on 2 sharing. Flights not included. Discounted flights available from most UK airports. Accommodation specified is subject to availability and may be substituted to a similar or higher standard if necessary.

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Tanzania Discovery

Your Safari

Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.

Your safari includes:

  • Comfortable lodges or hotels
  • Most meals 
  • Arrival/departure transfers
  • Expert guide throughout tour
  • 4WD vehicles
  • Max 7 passengers
  • Park fees 

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Africa Experts

  • Expert staff who have travelled in Africa
  • Friendly advice and professional service
  • Make the most of your time and budget
  • Local agents on hand at all times

Designed for you

  • Your entire holiday is designed around your requirements
  • Pick and choose the places you want to visit
  • Wide range of twin and multi-centre holiday options
  • One consultant to make all your arrangements

Best value

  • Tailor made service at package tour prices
  • Breakfast included in most locations
  • Free nights and upgrades at many top resorts
  • Book now with a low deposit and pay in full later

Peace of mind

  • Part of Freedom Destinations, a leading UK travel company
  • Established for over 12 years
  • Your holiday fully ABTA and ATOL protected
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